3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Musgrave Gardens, Gilesgate, Durham, County Durham

Sold STC £155,000

Property Description

Key features

  • EXCEPTIONAL PROPERTY
  • PROFESSIONALLY EXTENDED
  • 3 BEDROOMS
  • LOUNGE & DINING ROOM
  • CONSERVATORY
  • BATHROOM
  • WELL MAINTAINED
  • DETACHED GARAGE WITH DRIVEWAY
  • GARDENS WITH SUMMER HOUSE
  • WALKING DISTANCE FROM DURHAM CITY

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

PROPERTY DESCRIPTION Exceptional professionally extended semi detached house, in excellent condition and providing spacious family living accommodation.
This spacious accommodation comprises: entrance hallway, lounge with modern feature fireplace, separate dining room, UPVC double glazed Edwardian style conservatory and fitted kitchen. The first floor: landing with access to partly boarded out loft space, 3 large bedrooms and tastefully refitted shower room. Externally the property is accessed via wrought iron gates leading to a hard standing providing off road parking for two cars, detached garage and extremely well laid and stocked mature gardens with Summer House and pond to the front and rear. Benefiting from gas central heating and UPVC double glazing some of which has triple glazing. Properties in this location always prove popular amongst buyers, therefore early viewings are strongly recommended to avoid disappointment. 

AREA INFORMATION Conveniently located approximately one mile from Durham City Centre.
Local primary schools include Gilesgate, Laurel Avenue, St Hilds and St Joseph's (Roman Catholic). Secondary education for most of Gilesgate is provided at Durham Gilesgate Sports College which is part of Durham Gilesgate Sixth Form Centre, located in The Sands in the centre of Durham.
Within Gilesgate itself, there are a wide range of amenities including: doctor's surgery, dentist, veterinary surgeries, supermarkets and some large well-known shopping stores.
Durham is a highly regarded city of culture and historical importance, its skyline dominated by the Norman Castle and Cathedral.
Durham City is a regional centre situated approximately 18 miles to the south of Newcastle upon Tyne, with access provided via the A1M and A167. The cobbled streets of the city centre are lined with a wide range of local and regional retailers and a number of well regarded restaurants and bars. The meandering River Wear which circles the Castle and Cathedral and offers an eye-catching back drop to the city, as well as providing superb city walks and local boating. Not only this, Durham City is well known for is high-achieving private and state schools, as well as the world renowned Durham University.
 

ENTRANCE HALL UPVC entrance door leading to hallway and stairs with under stair storage cupboard. 

LOUNGE 19' 10" x 9' 8" (6.05m x 2.95m) Modern marble feature fireplace with inset "lava rock" style electric fire, two wall light points, two double radiators and bow window. 

DINING ROOM 12' 6" x 9' 8" (3.81m x 2.95m) Bow window, radiator and recessed feature fireplace. 

CONSERVATORY 12' 9" x 10' (3.89m x 3.05m) UPVC double glazed with radiator and door leading to rear garden. 

KITCHEN 12' x 8' 4" (3.66m x 2.54m) Range of wall and floor units with laminate worktops and inset stainless steel single drainer sink unit. Fully feature tiled, plumbed for automatic washing machine and UPVC rear entrance door. 

FIRST FLOOR LANDING Having access to partly boarded out loft space with lighting via a loft ladder.
 

BEDROOM 1 14' 1" x 10' 3" (4.29m x 3.12m) Radiator. 

BEDROOM 2 12' 2" x 9' 6" (3.71m x 2.9m) Radiator. 

BEDROOM 3 9' 9" x 7' 8" (2.97m x 2.34m) Radiator. 

TASTEFULLY REFITTED SHOWER ROOM White suite comprising: low level wc, wash hand basin and large shower cubicle with mains fed shower. Feature tiling and radiator. 

GARAGE With remote controlled door and accessed via block paved driveway. 

GARDEN Extremely well laid and stocked mature gardens to the front and rear with garden tap, timber Summer House and pond. 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION The current owner has kept up a maintenance programme on the property. It was re-roofed and pointed in 1998, new central heating boiler was replaced in 2014, having UPVC double glazing throughout, the front windows were replace in 2014 and the conservatory was erected in 2005. The property also has the benefit of additional insulation, security alarm system, white UPVC facias with rainwater goods and security lighting to the front and rear. 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION Please note that all sizes have been measured with an electronic measure tape and are approximations only. Under the terms of the Misdescription Act we are obliged to point out that none of these services have been tested by ourselves. We cannot vouch that any of the installations described in these particulars are in perfect working order. We present the details of this property in good faith and they were accurate at the time of which we inspected the property. Stuart Edwards for themselves and for the vendors or lessors of this property whose agents they are, give notice, that: (1) the particulars are in produced in good faith, are set out as a general guide only, and do not constitute any part of a contract; (2) no person in the employment of Stuart Edwards has the authority to make or give any representation or warranty in relation to this property. 

TENURE - FREEHOLD We have been informed that the property is Freehold. Interested purchasers should seek clarification of this from their Solicitors. 

VIEWING Contact Stuart Edwards Estate Agents for an appointment to view. 

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FREE VALUATION Our family run business is made up of friendly, professional people who have extensive experience of the housing market. We understand estate agencies come and go, but Stuart Edwards Estate Agents has consistently secured high levels of sales throughout a 40 year period.

If you would like to arrange a free no obligation valuation, please contact Stuart Edwards Estate Agents today! 

FINANCIAL ADVICE YOUR HOME IS AT RISK IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP THE REPAYMENTS ON THE MORTGAGE OR LOANS SECURED ON THE PROPERTY.

Through our association a leading independent mortgage advisor we can offer the best mortgage deals available anywhere. 

THANK YOU Thank you for accessing these details. Should there be anything further we can assist with, please contact our office.

These particulars, whilst believed to be accurate are set out as a general outline only for guidanceand do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. Intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements of representation of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise asto their accuracy. No person in this firms employment has the authority to make or give any representation or warranty in respect of the property. Please note Stuart Edwards Estate Agents is the trading name for Bluepace Durham Ltd. 

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30 November 2016

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  • Durham (1.3 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Stuart Edwards, Durham

1-2 Blue Coat Buildings, Durham City, DH1 1RF

0191 687 0454 Local call rate

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